Sunday 19 November 2017

Prolonging the waste

IN overall terms the amounts are small, but the principles are exactly the same: taxpayers' money was spent on sites for new schools that have never been built. What are those sites worth today -- especially those lying untouched and idle?

There has been no progress at all on some of them while 35 sites, costing more than €42m, remain at the design and planning stages.

Yet there is an acceptance that there are around 1,200 schools in need of new buildings or extensions.

Please sign in or register with for free access to Opinions.

Sign In

Promoted Links

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Don't Miss